2020 Police Citizens' Academy to Begin January 8th | The City of Lakewood, Ohio

2020 Police Citizens’ Academy to Begin January 8th

November 22, 2019

The Lakewood Division of Police is offering a unique opportunity to get an inside look into the workings of and role of Lakewood’s Police Department. The Lakewood Police Citizens’ Academy is a 10 week program starting Wednesday , January 8, 2020 and continuing through March 11, 2020.  The Academy will be held from 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM at the Lakewood Police Department on each Wednesday.

The Citizens Police Academy is for Lakewood residents or people who work in Lakewood, 21 years of age or older, who are interested in learning more about the Division of Police. There is no fee to attend. During the sessions, students will be presented with information, and hands on activities to familiarize them with a variety of policing issues in Lakewood.

In addition to speakers from the Division of Police, participants are permitted to schedule a ridealong with a patrol officer for one evening.

Click here for the application.  The deadline to apply is Friday, December 20, 2019.